Welcome Class of 2020!

August 25, 2016 by | Academics

Last night, we welcomed the Class of 2020 with our annual orientation dinner. Over 600 people, including students and their families, attended to meet the division chairs and the faculty. During the course of the evening, many faculty were on hand to chat with the new students, offering them valuable advice on their college career.

Pokemon Go Explore Orange

August 23, 2016 by | Beyond Dodge

The beginning of the semester is upon us. The students are moving back in. The freshman are getting settled. Projects are beginning. But the question everyone is asking is “How’s the Pokemon around Dodge College?” Well, since you are still getting situated, we thought we’d help you out with this handy guide to the Pokemon,

Join Us for First Cut 2016 in LA, NYC, San Francisco, and Orange!

August 19, 2016 by | Academics

Every year, Dodge College puts on the Leo Freedman Foundation First Cut Screenings to show off our top films from the previous year. This year, we are expanding our reach, with screenings in Los Angeles, New York City, San Francisco, and Orange, to showcase these wonderful films to industry professionals, media, alumni, prospective students, and

Hollywood Reporter Names Chapman on List of Top Film Schools

August 18, 2016 by | News

Every year, The Hollywood Reporter releases their list of the top 25 film schools in America, and for the last few years, Chapman University’s Dodge College of Film and Media Arts has been lucky to make that list. This year, we continue our standing as Number 7 on the list, for the third year in

Alumni Spotlight – Julia Prescott

August 16, 2016 by | Alumni

Every so often, we’ll be spotlighting alumni and what they are up to these days. These Q&A sessions will give you a bit of insight into where the world has taken them since graduation. This week, the spotlight is on Julia Prescott (BA/Film Studies). DODGE: Share your career path with us – how did you

Celebrate Our 10/20 Anniversaries with Us During Homecoming

August 11, 2016 by | Beyond Dodge

On Saturday, October 1, in addition to it being Homecoming, Dodge College will also be celebrating the 10th anniversary of our move into Marion Knott Studios and the 20th anniversary of the creation of the School of Film and Television, later named Dodge College in honor of the transforming gift of Larry and Kristina Dodge.

Women of Chapman Award Students Grants

August 9, 2016 by | Academics

One of the many things we are thankful for every year are our generous donors, who help provide funding support for school-wide projects, student grants, and much more. One organization that has been very kind to us over the years are the Women of Chapman. The Women of Chapman are a group of philanthropic-minded women

Using Motion Capture to Climb Out of the Uncanny Valley

August 2, 2016 by | Academics

EDITOR’S NOTE: We have so many fantastic programs here at Dodge College that sometimes stories get lost in the shuffle. We wanted to highlight this great piece about one of our latest interterm classes that worked in motion capture.  Since VR is very big at our school right now, we wanted to show just how

PR Students Recruit Good Neighbors

July 29, 2016 by Dodge College Staff | Academics

EDITOR’S NOTE: We have so many fantastic programs here at Dodge College that sometimes stories get lost in the shuffle. We wanted to highlight this great piece about our Public Relations and Advertising program from the Spring 2015 issue of In Production because we felt it publicly highlights everything that is great about the program.